Mount Everest, the greatest challenge, is more than the famous mountain on earth. It has unique beauty, mystery and mood. Successful historical Everest Expeditions leaves one with the sense of most proud and adventurous person on Earth. Mt. Everest's local names give you a sense of how the mountain commands respect from all who see her. The Nepali name, Sagarmatha, means "head touching the sky" and in Sherpa, Chomolungma, meaning "Mother Goddess of the world. Although there are a dozen or so routes on Mt. Everest, we follow the classical route which is traditionally the m
Our Manaslu expedition is a complete climbing adventure of a 8000 meter peak in the fabulous Himalayas, no doubt the best alternative to Cho Oyu, with a more diverse landscape and challenging climbing experience. Manaslu Peak (8163 m) towers steeply above its surrounding foothills and is the most spectacular, dominant peak when viewed from afar. It is the eight highest mountain and is located in the restricted trekking region of Manaslu in mid west Nepal.
Any Manaslu expedition is much more technical and challenging than Cho Oyu and Sishapangma, so each climber has to have excelle
Amadablam, renowned for its incredible beauty, lies alongside Everest in the heart of the Khumbu valley offering superb views of Mt Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu and Mt. Everest. Although a smaller snowcapped peak at 6812m, vertical walls and sharp exposed ridges make this mountain one of the most technical and difficult climbs requiring strong mountaineering skills and previous high altitude experience. If you have previous climbing experience and wish to participate fully as a team member of an expertly led expedition to one of the wo
Our Baruntse expedition is an exciting adventure for climbers wishing to summit a 7000 metre peak in a remote region of Nepal. It offers a tremendously rewarding climb among the world’s highest peaks. Baruntse Peak at 7129 metres is located just south of the semi-circle of fantastic mountains comprising Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse and Makalu on the other side.
The expeition to Baruntse peak approaches base camp through the pristine wilderness environment of the Hinku valley and the renowned Mera La. Although exciting and challenging, this climbing expedi
Saribung Peak situates in the Damodar Himalayan range close to the Nepal / Tibet border in a corner of the Upper Mustang region. The Nepal government opened this peak for climbing expeditions only in 2006. Mountain Monarch has designed their Saribung Expedition to include exploration of the restricted region of Upper Mustang and Lomanthang and the Nar Phu valley – both of them are well-known, inspiring destinations for trekkers.
Saribung Expedition routes in Upper Mustang region
We follow the upper Mustang trek route to Lomantang in our e
For anyone who has ever dreamed of climbing one of the world's highest 8000er mountains, Cho Oyu offers relatively easy access. Despite being the 6th highest mountain on the planet, Cho Oyu has the highest success rate among the world's fourteen 8,000er Himalayan peaks. The ascent to the summit is short and direct with a few small technical sections which can be climbed safely using fixed lines. The normal route may not be called a technically difficult climb. The access becomes easier also because of the fact that the mountain can be reached by four-wheel-drive vehicle and one can
Lhotse lies about 3 km south of Mount Everest, separated by the South Col. In fact, Lhotse means South Face. Three peaks that make up the Lhotse massif are: Lhotse East or middle, Lhotse Shar and Lhotse. Immediately south of Mount Everest lies the long east-west crest, and the summits of the two mountains are connected by the South Col. South Face of Lhotse is the most technical face of Lhotse. The Lhotse South Face is also one of the largest mountain faces in the world. The section during the climb, which has been unanimously declared the most dangerous, is the Khumbu Icefall. Both Mt Ever
Annapurna is the first mountain standing in the category of the 8000m highest peaks in the world .It is situated in mid western part of Nepal. Annapurna 8091m was first climbed by a French expedition team led by Maurice Herzog in 1950. There are four summits in the range of Annapurna. The entire massif forms a barrier on the northern side of the Pokhara valley. The main summit stands to the west of Annapurna sanctuary. Annapurna was not climbed again until 1970, when British army expedition followed essentially the same route as Herzog. At same time Cris Boning led successful British expedi
The second highest Himalaya peak of Nepal and third after Mt. Everest and Mt. K2 in the world, Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m) is located in the eastern part of Nepal. The name “Kanchenjunga” is delivered from the Tibetan word 'Kanchen' and 'Dzonga' translated means "The Five Treasures of the Great Snows", as it contains five peaks, Kanchenjunga I (8586m), Kanchenjunga West (8505m), Kanchenjunga South (8494m) and Kangbachen (7903m). The treasures represent the five repositories of God, which aregold, silver, gems, grain, and holy books. Kanch
The 7th highest mountain peak in the world is Mt. Dhaulagiri. It is the 5th highest in Nepal. This mountain is located in the Northwest of Myagdi District of Nepal. Dhavala means “White” and Girimeans “Mountain peak” from Sanskrit, is a real giant which endorse to say the range of White Mountains as Dhavala-giri here after called Mt.Dhaulagiri in combined. The real altitude of Mt Dhaulagiri is (8,167m) from sea level. Mt. Dhaulagiri is one of the most formidable peaks to climb with the first successful summit only in 1960 by the Swiss following from the Northea
Makalu is the fifth tallest mountain on earth. A close neighbor to Mount Everest, it lies in the northeast region of Nepal. Makalu means the Great Black One, so called due to its dark brooding appearance. Still, it is relatively less attempted mountain. So far, the number of individual climbers who have attempted Makalu is only some 300+. Therefore, if you wish to attempt Makalu, you need to have a lot of mountaineering experience including one attempt on an 8,000 meter. The first attempt on Makalu was made by an American team in 1954, but it was first climbed by a French Team in 1955. The
Mt. Manaslu was first climbed in 1956 by a Japanese expedition. Its name comes from the Sanskrit word Manasa, meaning 'intellect' or "soul". This is the same word that is the root of the name of the holy lake Manasarover near Mt Kailas in Tibet.
The record on Manaslu in 2002 was 175 summiters, 120 expeditions and 49 deaths. HW Tilman and Jimmy Roberts photographed Manaslu during a trek in 1950, but the first real survey of the peak was made by a Japanese expedition in 1952. A Japanese team made the first serious attempt on the peak from the Buri Gandaki valley in
Annapurna south expedition (7219m) is popular expedition in Annapurna region. Mt. Annapurna south Expedition offers beautiful Himalayan views, off the beaten trail, exposit green forest of Rhododendron, lush valleys, beautiful landscape, traditional village. Mount Annapurna south expedition can be done with in four weeks including the trekking and climbing. We offer two different way for Annapurna south expedition from Annapurna base camp side and east to north route.
Name of Mountain: Annapurna South
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Situated in the Khumbu Himal just southwest of Mount Everest in the western part of the Lhotse-Nuptse-massif, Mount Nup-tse is the southern border of the Everest's Western Cwm. The main ridge of Nuptse is separated from Lhotse by a 7556m high saddle and has 7 peaks. The main summit Nuptse I (7861m) was first summited by a British expedition on the north-ridge in 1961. The Nuptse ridge goes west-northwest until its steep west-face drops down more than 2300m to the Khumbu-glacier. The south-face of Nuptse is 2500m high and 5 kilometers wide. The north side is above the Western-Cwm v
Mount Langtang Lirung is the highest peak of the Langtang Himal, which is the subsidiary range of the Nepalese Himalayas, and it stretches to southwest of mount Shishapangma 8035m. Mount Langtang Lirung lays to the north of Langtang Valley and towards the southwest of eight thou sander Shishapangma 8035m. It is the highest peak of Langtang Himalayan range which forms its east portion, the mountains including Jugal Himal that is between the Sun Koshi Valley in the east and Trisuli Gandaki Valley in the west. Southern west of mount Shisapangma, the Peak is not so high, though Langtang Lirung
The Ganesh Himal range lies some 70 km north – northwest of Kathmandu valley. The name for the range comes from the Hindu deity Ganesha, usually depicted in the form of an elephant. In fact, the south face of Pabil (Ganesh IV) slightly resembles an elephant, with a ridge that is reminiscent of an elephant's trunk. Clearly visible from the Kathmandu valley on a clear day the Ganesh Himal range holds true mountaineering appeal for the discerning mountaineers. The Ganesh Himal was first seriously reconnoitered for climbing by H. W. Tilman and party in 1950. The first attempt on the p
Annapurna II (7,937m) is the second highest mountain in the Annapurna Himalayan Range, after Annapurna I(8091m). Annapurna II was first climbed in 1960 by a British/Indian/Nepalese team led by Jimmy Roberts, via West Ridge of the mountain. The summit partly comprised Richard Grant, Chris Bonington, and Sherpa Ang Nyima. Whole are of this mountain are protected by Annapurna Conservation Area which is first and largest conservation area of Nepal, set up in 1986. Firstly we have to drive from Kathmandu to Khudi(790m) and walk to Bhulbhule then we start our trek from Bhulbhule and end at Annapu
Annapurna is a Sanskrit word which when broken down, would mean, “Sustenance” and “filled with”. So the name would translate into “The Goddess rich in Sustenance” or simply “The Provider”. It was first climbed by M. Herzog & L. Lachenal in 1950. The Annapurna Himal and the Lamjung Himal stretch from the Kali Gandaki in the west to the Marshyangdi in the east. Four summits make up Annapurna with the entire massif forming a barrier on the northern side of the Pokhara Valley in Nepal. The main summit stands to the west of the Annapurna Sanctu